Bread for the World Search for Managing Director

Bread for the World has launched the search for its Managing Director, Alice Walker Duff’s successor.

The next Managing Director will provide organizational leadership at an important period in Bread’s history. The Managing Director must fully appreciate the qualities that make Bread a leader in the anti-poverty and social justice movement – its fierce commitment to effective advocacy for hungry and poor people; its grounding in Christian faith; an extraordinary network of grassroots activists and congregations; strong staff capacity; commitment to diversity; and systematic organizational development.

For additional information, please review the full position description posted on our website.

We have engaged a search consultant – Dan Sherman, president of Explore Company – to lead the search. If you have suggestions he should explore, please send names and contact information to If you know of someone who may be interested in the position, please ask that person to submit a cover letter and resume to and refer to “Bread for the World/MD” in the subject line.